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Neil Ginty, campus administrator for Louis Smith Hospital in Lakeland and Berrien County hospital in Nashville, said a study by the Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General states that most rural hospitals designated as critical care access facilities, would not meet the requirements if they had to re-enroll in Medicaid today.
Source: Valdosta Daily Times
University Hospital in Augusta to expand cardiac services
The hospital will spend more than $7.4 million to expand cardiac services to respond to new technology and treat more patients whose heart rhythms have been disrupted.
Source: Augusta Chronicle
Phoebe Putney reaches deal to end legal fight with FTC
The deal ends the FTC’s two-year battle against the merger of Albany’s two hospitals, which the agency said was anti-competitive.
Source: Atlanta Business Chronicle
• Hospital Authority of Albany-Dougherty County and Phoebe Putney settle FTC lawsuit
Source: Albany Herald